Chip Babcock Speaks on Media Ethics in the Digital Age


Jackson Walker partner and top litigator Chip Babcock served as a panelist for a discussion titled, “The Power of the Press: Freedom, Ethics and Responsibility in Today’s New World,” on November 7, 2013, in Dallas, Texas.

The discussion–hosted by The Press Club of Dallas and the Dallas Bar Association–focused on the growing controversy surrounding accuracy, accountability, and evolution of the news media. To view a video of the discussion, CLICK HERE.

Meet Chip

Mr. Babcock has more than 25 years’ experience representing a variety of clients in commercial litigation, including intellectual property disputes, as well as in the field of media and communications law. In 2010, Mr. Babcock was selected as one of Texas Lawyer‘s “25 Greatest Texas Lawyers of the Past Quarter-Century,” and is ranked as a top First Amendment attorney, a top Commercial Litigation attorney, and a top Trial Lawyer in the prestigious Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business directory. Mr. Babcock has been awarded the status of “Super Lawyer” by Thomson Reuters every year since its inception in 2003 and has also been listed by D Magazine as one of the “Best Lawyers in Dallas,” by H Texas Magazine as one of the “Top Lawyers in Houston,” and by Texas Lawyer as one of Texas’ “Go To” lawyers. He is AV-rated by Martindale–Hubbell and is featured in the Commercial Litigation chapter of Who’s Who Legal: Texas. He was named as a “Best in Civil Litigation Defense” attorney by Super Lawyers: Corporate Counsel Edition. Mr. Babcock received his A.B. from Brown University and his J.D. from Boston University.